Currently, there is an exhibit of quilts made by an impoverished woman living in the South. They're made from old clothing, flour sacks, and other cast-offs. They are beautifully constructed, and reminded me powerfully of the quilts my grandmother used to have, made from the work shirts and old trousers of the men in the family. It sounds cheesy, but you could see this woman's history in her quilts. They were amazing.
The rest of the museum is nice, too. It's a nice size to walk through with kids. There are some great impressionist and post-impressionist pieces, and some selections from last year's Art Prize. It's definitely worth checking out.
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